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Basic Bubble Tea

Ingredients for Buble Tea:
  • ½ cup cooked bubble tea (tapioca) pearls: cook pearls according to the instruction on the package
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • 1 cup very strong chilled black tea
  • 1 cup homogenized milk, or to taste
  • honey or granulated sugar, to taste
  1. Place pearls in a large parfait glass,
  2. Combine all remaining ingredients in a cocktail shaker,
  3. Shake vigorously until mixture is frothy
  4. Pour into glass and serve with large-diameter straws.
  5. You can just combine all the ingredients together without shaking it vigorously if you don't want it frothy or bubbly.
Makes a 16 ounce (473 mL) drink. Note however, that the ingredients total up to at least 28 ounces (828 mL).